Nikki Nite Promoted To VP/Programming And Ops. For Entercom/Austin
July 15, 2015 at 4:40 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM/AUSTIN names NIKKI NITE as VP/Programming And Operations of Talk KJCE-A, Hot AC KAMX (MIX 94.7), AC KKMJ (MAGIC 95.5), and Urban AC KKMJ-H3 (96.3 RnB), replacing CAT THOMAS (see NET NEWS 7/9).
NITE starts in AUSTIN on AUGUST 3rd. She was previously PD of Top 40 KDND (107.9 THE END) and Hot AC KUDL (STAR 106.5)/SACRAMENTO.
“After an incredibly successful run at ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO, we are thrilled to welcome NIKKI back to TEXAS,” said ENTERCOM/AUSTIN VP/GM STEPHANIE CALLIHAN. “NIKKI’s experience and leadership will help continue the momentum we have with our stations in the AUSTIN market and help us grow deeper relationships with our listeners and fans.”
NITE commented, “I’m honored to have the opportunity to continue to build upon the solid foundation CAT THOMAS has put in place. Returning to Austin is not only professionally rewarding, but also personally rewarding. I’ll be doing what I love, closer to family. ENTERCOM is a company full of talented, good people and I’m blessed to be able to continue to grow my career with this team.”
Prior to joining ENTERCOM, NITE worked in programming at CBS AC KVIL and Adult Hits KMVK/DALLAS.
ENTERCOM has started a national search to replace NITE in the SACRAMENTO.